San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Change Your Brain, Change Your Life (Before 25)
Book Launch Event w/ Special Guest Dr. Daniel Amen
Dr. Amen's book, Change Your Brain, Change Your Life, sold 850,000 copies and was on the NY Times Bestseller List for over 40 weeks and sparked a revolution into how people think about the brain and how it relates to behavior.
In July 2014, Dr. Jesse Payne (Dr. Amen's son-in-law) will release the next book in the Change Your Brain, Change Your Life series by appealing to teenagers, young adults, and adults who work with this critical population of developing brains. Already, critics and professionals (including Dr. Oz, Jenny McCarthy, Dr. Hyman, JJ Virgin, and others) are praising this all-new book and the message of hope and empowerment it brings.
Join Dr. Amen and Dr. Payne on Saturday, July 26th from 9am-12pm at Concordia University in Irvine, CA as they introduce Change Your Brain, Change Your Life (Before 25). This exciting event will give important information about the history, background, and concepts behind this book and how it relates to learning, behavior, and success for teenagers and young adults. Topics will include:
- Relevant and practical brain facts
- The brain's development before the age of 25
- The Prefrontal Cortex and attention
- The Cingulate Gyrus and flexibility
- The Deep Limbic System and emotions/bonding
- The Basal Ganglia and anxiety
- The devastating impact of drugs and alcohol
- How to shape the young brain
“This book can make a very positive difference and get people started thinking about the most important organ in their body at an early age.” JJ Virgin, Author of the NY Times bestseller The Virgin Diet
"This book is filled with practical wisdom to help boost the most important part of you, your developing brain." Mark Hyman, MD, author of The UltraMind Solution and The Daniel Plan
“Everyone wants the best for those they care for. From parent to child, grandparent to teen, teacher to student, Dr. Payne’s revolutionary advice and personal journey, clearly shows all of us how to care for a young brain, our most precious asset to a happy, healthy and hope filled future. With proven step by step instructions on how to best nurture the most important organ of the human body, Dr. Payne will show you how to maximize potential and train a young brain for greatness with this one of a kind and life changing book.” Sean Foy, MA
When & Where
Dr. Jesse Payne
Dr. Payne is the founder of Brain25, an organization dedicated to the education and application of practical brain science for our children, teenagers, and young adults.
Dr. Payne is also the Director of Undergraduate Education and an Assistant Professor of Education at Corban University in Salem, Oregon, where he supervisors teacher candidates, teaches courses in education, and partners with local educators in teaching the importance of brain science within the field of education.
Additionally, Dr. Payne is the Director of Education for the Amen Clinics, where he has worked with NY Times best-selling author Dr. Daniel Amen for over a decade on educating people about the brain and how it relates to behavior, struggles, and success.
Dr. Payne released a new book, Change Your Brain, Change Your Life (before 25) through Harlequin Non-Fiction.
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